Focus Area: Older Adults

Aging By Design

Aging By Design was developed to improve the experiences of older adults and caregivers in western and central New York. Aging By Design was a multi-year initiative by the Health…

Sharing Your Wishes

Overview It doesn’t matter if you’re 18 or 85, taking charge of your own health care decisions and planning ahead can not only ensure you can think about your choices…

Improving Transitions of Care

Overview When older adults move from one care setting to another, such as from hospitals to nursing homes, or nursing homes to home care, the information that is shared with…

Care Transitions Learning Community

Overview The Affordable Care Act included health system changes that provided incentives for reduced re-hospitalizations and improved care transitions. To help service providers prepare for these changes, we created a…

Communications Toolkit

If you’re a nonprofit looking to strengthen your organization’s marketing communications, we’ve partnered with The John R. Oishei Foundation to develop these informational communications tool kits. Topics include communications planning,…

A Blueprint for Change

Since our founding in 2002, we have worked closely together with our partners to spark real, lasting change in the health and health care of older adults and young children…